Offseason investment makes move more urgent
[size=12pt]This QB switch is not only prompted by Jackson's poor play, but also the money thrown at pricey free agents.[/size]
Gus Frerotte has been around the NFL so long that he started in a tie game. This occurred on Nov. 23, 1997, when the New York Giants and Frerotte's Washington Redskins wound up 7-7 after overtime in RFK Stadium.
There has been only one tie in the NFL since then -- 34-all with Atlanta and Pittsburgh in November 2002.
Frerotte's involvement in the 7-7 tie was notorious. The quarterback had to leave the game after celebrating his team's lone touchdown by head butting a padded wall near the end zone....